Our unique analysis of the bills Hutchinson sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hutchinson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Hutchinson sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Law (26%) Commerce (15%) Crime and Law Enforcement (15%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Agriculture and Food (9%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (9%) Private Legislation (6%) Immigration (6%)
Some of Hutchinson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 14795 (94th): A bill to effect certain reorganizations of the Department of Justice, to ...
- H.R. 14521 (94th): A bill to clarify the terms of the Speedy Trial Act of ...
- H.R. 14347 (94th): A bill for the relief of Nabil Yacoub Razzouk.
- H.R. 11488 (94th): Economic Coercion Act
- H.R. 10323 (94th): A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act.
- H.R. 6525 (94th): A bill to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act (15 U.S.C. 45) ...
- H.R. 6196 (94th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase ...
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From Jan 1963 to Oct 1976, Hutchinson missed 195 of 4,546 roll call votes, which is 4.3%. This is better than the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills